The concept of pigsty comes from porcilĭca, a Latin word. The Royal Spanish Academy (RAE ), in its dictionary , indicates that the term can be used to refer to stable for pigs .
It is important to mention that a stable is a covered place where animals are locked up to feed and rest. Pigs, on the other hand, refer to pigs , also known as swine or pigs .
A pigsty, therefore, is an establishment where the raising a pig . From the advance of industrialization in the production of this won and within the framework of a new conception of health, traditional pigstys were replaced by other types of hatcheries.
Through a analogy , it is called sty any smelly and small place . A dirty and small environment , in this framework, it can be mentioned as a pigsty.
Suppose a man reserves a room in a hotel . The subject does not know this accommodation, but discovers it through the Internet and makes a reservation via the Web. Upon arriving at the hotel in question, you find a room without proper hygiene and with moisture problems on the walls. In addition the bedding has holes and stains and the TV does not work. Faced with this reality, the guest communicates with his relatives and tells them that the room is a pigsty .
"Pigsty" Finally, it is a film directed by the Italian Pier Paolo Pasolini . This movie , whose original title is "Porcile" , premiered in 1969 .